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Blitzburgh Beats Badass bruisers, Notches Third in a Row

Week 8

  • Blitzburgh
  • 163.94 pts, 5-3
  • Weekly Grade
  • Badass bruisers
  • 121.72 pts, 2-6
  • Weekly Grade

Blitzburgh picked up their third win in a row when they beat Badass bruisers 163.94 to 121.72, recording the fourth-highest score of the season. The streak has been a real boost for Blitzburgh. They've climbed from ninth place to fourth since Week 6. Badass bruisers slides to ninth place with a 2-6 record. Blitzburgh has now beaten Ben Bottom (132.76 to 120.46) and JULIO THINK YOU ARE? (142.34 to 100.94).

Top Players

    • Aaron Rodgers
    • 33.84
    • Theo Riddick
    • 27.30
    • Tyler Eifert
    • 25.20
    • Allen Hurns
    • 22.80

Smooth Moves by Blitzburgh

  • Outscoring your opponent is a sure-fire way to win each week. You can thank the Toyota Hall of Fame for that valuable insight.
  • Aaron Rodgers had 33.84 points, the second-highest QB score of the week and the fifth-highest QB score in the league this season.
  • Picked up Theo Riddick, who ranked seventh in the league in scoring and beat his scoring projection by 100.3%, the 10th-highest percentage in the league.
  • Tyler Eifert proved to be a true diamond in the rough, scoring the fourth-most points in the league.
  • Took Kirk Cousins out of the starting lineup, who scored 25.22 points on the bench, fewer than the starting QB.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Sometimes 121.72 is enough. Unfortunately, the Toyota Hall of Fame has confirmed this time it's a smaller number than 163.94.
  • Did not start Vernon Davis, who scored 14.30 points and beat his projected point total by 822.6%, which was the highest percentage in the league.
  • Should've started Mason Crosby, who underachieved, but still outscored the starting K with 6.00 against a projected 7.47.
  • Whoever gave you this advice, you might want to lose their number. Picked up and started Ryan Fitzpatrick, who then scored below his 19.57-point projection with 14.42 points.
  • The 2.10 points scored by Greg Olsen was the lowest total in the matchup and 17.8% of his projected point total of 11.78, which was his lowest percentage of the season.

What If

  • Blitzburgh would be 4-4 if they played Badass bruisers every week.
  • Blitzburgh would have beaten seven other teams besides Badass bruisers this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, Blitzburgh would have defeated Badass bruisers 142.34 - 125.14.
  • If they played the same schedule as Badass bruisers, Blitzburgh would be 3-4.
  • If Blitzburgh had played every team in the league each week, they would be 42-30.
  • Badass bruisers would have lost to four other teams besides Blitzburgh this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Blitzburgh, Badass bruisers would be 4-3.
  • Badass bruisers would be 38-34 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Three of the six losses for Badass bruisers this season have come when their opponent had their highest-scoring week of the season.
  • The top players for Blitzburgh were elite in the matchup, as three of their starters outperformed the leading scorer for Badass bruisers.
  • The loss is the fourth straight for Badass bruisers and extends the longest current losing streak in the league.
  • Blitzburgh is on the longest active win streak in the league, winning three straight games.
  • The tragedy of being an underachiever is that Badass bruisers knows what they should be, but reality keeps telling them that they're wrong. They scored 121.72 points against a projected 125.92 and underachieved for the fifth time this season, including the last four weeks in a row.
  • Blitzburgh got a combined 37.00 points from their TEs, the highest combined scoring output from the TE position for any team this season.
  • The margin of victory of 42.22 points was the biggest of the season for Blitzburgh and 10th-largest in the league this season.
  • The 163.94 points scored by Blitzburgh is their highest score of the season and the fourth-highest in the league this season.
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